Man on Horseback

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For the 2013 film, see Michael Kohlhaas (film).
Man on Horseback
German poster
Directed by Volker Schlöndorff
Produced by Jerry Bick
Rob Houwer
Written by Edward Bond
Volker Schlöndorff
Heinrich von Kleist
Clement Biddle Wood
Starring David Warner
Cinematography Willy Kurant
Edited by Claus von Boro
Release dates
  • 11 April 1969 (1969-04-11) (West Germany)
Running time
99 minutes
Country West Germany
Language English/German

Man on Horseback (German: Michael Kohlhaas – der Rebell) is a 1969 German drama film directed by Volker Schlöndorff based on the novel Michael Kohlhaas by Heinrich Von Kleist. It was entered into the 1969 Cannes Film Festival.[1]

Another film based on the book was released at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival.



The primary cast spoke English and some minor characters spoke other languages with dubbing carried out later as needed for the different regions.

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  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: Man on Horseback". Retrieved 2009-04-08. 

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